Australian Women's Register

An initiative of The National Foundation for Australian Women (NFAW) in conjunction with The University of Melbourne

Skip to content

Use Trove to find more resources by/about this Woman

  • Trove

Hamilton-Williams, Ruth Myee (1905 - 1992)

Born
14 January 1905
Woonona, New South Wales, Australia
Died
29 August 1992
Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation
Teacher and Servicewoman

Summary

Ruth Hamilton-Williams, the daughter of James Davidson, enlisted in the Australian Army Medical Women's Service (AAMWS) on 1 May 1943. She served as Assistant Controller at the Australian Military Forces Headquarters in Melbourne before being discharged, with the rank of Major, on 21 November 1946.

Details

Events

1925 - 1929
Assistant Mistress at Frensham, New South Wales
1932 - 1934
Assistant Mistress at the Presbyterian Ladies College (PLC), Goulburn
1935 - 1936
Senior Mistress at PLC
1941 - 1943
Assistant secretary with the Australian Chemical Institute, Melbourne
1 May 1943
Enlisted in the Australian Army Medical Women's Services (AAMWS)
21 December 1945
Married H S Hamilton Williams
21 November 1946
Discharged from the AAMWS

Sources used to compile this entry: Chisholm, Alec H (ed.), Who's Who in Australia, 1947, The Herald and Weekly Times, Melbourne, 1947, 926 pp; Legge, J S (ed.), Who's Who in Australia, 1971, 20 edn, The Herald and Weekly Times, Melbourne, 1971, 1024 pp.

Related entries

Related Organisations

Anne Heywood

Site-wide information and acknowledgements

National Foundation for Australian Women The University of Melbourne, eScholarship Research Centre

© Copyright in The Australian Women's Register is owned by the Australian Women's Archives Project
and vested in each of the authors in respect of their contributions from 2000

http://www.womenaustralia.info/biogs/AWE0618b.htm

The Australian Women's Register is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Australia License

The Australian Women's Register is published quarterly by the Australian Women's Archives Project
ISSN 2207-3124